Tower of London - Photographs

Object Title

Tower of London - Photographs

Tower of London - Photographs

Date

1870

Reference

TOL PHO/1050-1062

Level

Collection

Scope and Content

A collection of photographs of the Tower of London,

RAR.1050 (i); I.1050 (i), Photograph of the Tower of London from the Wharf, showing the Treasurer's House and the Storehouse, about 1870. Signed 'Bedford Lemere & Co.',
RAR.1050 (ii); I.1050 (ii), Photograph of the Tower of London from the Wharf, showing the rebuilt Lanthorn Tower, about 1890. Mounted on the back of RAR.1050 (i),
RAR.1051 (ii); I.1051 (i), Photograph of the Tower of London from the Wharf, showing Lanthorn Tower to St. Thomas's Tower, including the Middle Tower, about 1890, signed 'Bedford Lemere',
RAR.1051 (ii); I.1051 (ii), Photograph of the Tower of London from the Wharf, showing St. Thomas's Tower, about 1890, signed 'Bedford Lemere'. Mounted on the back of RAR.1051 (i),
RAR.1052; I.1052, Photograph of the Tower of London from the Wharf, about 1870, showing the Storehouse from the East,
RAR.1053; I.1053, Photograph of the Byward Tower from the West, about 1890, with a Yeoman Warder and sentry on the bridge,
RAR.1054; I.1054, Photograph of the Byward Tower from the East, late 19th century, with a view along the wall walk. Signed 'G.W. Wilson',
RAR.1055; I.1055, Photograph of the Wakefield Tower, with the Bloody Tower archway and the cross arch from St. Thomas's Tower, late 19th century,
RAR.1056; I.1056, Photograph of the Tower of London, late 19th century, showing the Bloody Tower and the entrance to the Crown Jewels and Regalia display, with a policeman and Yeoman Warder on duty,
RAR.1057; I.1057, Photograph of the Tower of London, late 19th century, showing the interior of the Bell Tower, described as 'Princess Elizabeth's Prison'. Signed 'J. Valentine 13347',
RAR.1058; I.1058, Photograph of the interior of the Beauchamp Tower, late 19th century, described as the 'State Prison Room'. Signed 'J. Valentine 13358',
RAR.1059; I.1059, Photograph of the White Tower from the North-West, late 19th century, with spectators watching a ceremony, possibly the Changing of the Guard. Marked 'H 62',
RAR.1060; I.1060, Photograph of the interior of St. John's Chapel, late 19th century, with no stained glass in the windows. Marked '38',
RAR.1061; I.1061, Photograph of Queen Elizabeth on horseback with her page on display in the White Tower, late 19th century. Signed 'JV 13314',
RAR.1062; I.1062, Photograph of Queen Elizabeth on horseback on display in the 'Horse Armoury' in the White Tower, late 19th century. Signed 'Frith Series 289'

Extent

16 photographs

Access Conditions

Open access